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Principal's Message

The staff at Waitz Elementary School welcomes you and your family to the 2019-2020 School Year. We are committed to doing all we can to make this school year a successful experience for every student.

Here at Waitz we take pride in developing our students, teachers, parents and administrators to be the best they can be! This will be my fifth year serving as Principal at Waitz, and we are soaring to new heights each year. All of our initiatives are centered around our district and campus Mission and Vision Statement which centers on student success!

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me at (956) 323-6600 or rrodri38@mcisd.org

Thank you,

Mrs. Ruby Rodriguez

News & Announcements

No Classes!

No School - September 27th & 30th

Friday, September 27th is a District Staff Development Day so there will be no school for students!
Monday, September 30th is a Teacher Work Day so there will be no school for students!
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First Day of School

August 19, 2019

Monday, August 19th, is the first day of school for Mission CISD students. Welcome back everyone!
Back to School Bash Featured Photo

Back to School Bash

August 8, 2019

Mission CISD will host its annual Back to School Bash on Thursday, August 8, 2019. Join us at the Veterans Memorial High School gym from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm for supplies and giveaways.

Upcoming Events

Students First * Innovation * Collaborative Ownership
Diversity * Continuous Learning
Our Vision: Mission CISD will prepare and inspire all students to be equipped to excel in the college and career of their choice, dominate 21st century skills in leadership, knowledge, language, and technology to compete in a global economy and serve as successful citizens in their community.

Fast Facts

  • Open enrollment full-day pre-K
  • 1,076 Professional Certifications Earned by Students
  • 12,000 College hours earned by class of 2017
  • Robotics Programs compete Nationally